Normal metaphyseal radiologic variants not to be confused with findings of infant abuse
Department of Radiology
Bone Development; Bone and Bones; Child Abuse; Diagnosis, Differential; Fractures, Bone; Humans; Infant
Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences
Postmortem high-detail skeletal radiography of 78 infants who died of the sudden infant death syndrome was performed during a 3-year period. Review of the studies reveals a variety of distinct radiologic variants that should not be confused with the metaphyseal injuries caused by infant abuse.
DOI of Published Version
AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1991 Apr;156(4):781-3.
AJR. American journal of roentgenology
Kleinman PK, Belanger PL, Karellas A, Spevak MR. (1991). Normal metaphyseal radiologic variants not to be confused with findings of infant abuse. Open Access Publications by UMMS Authors. https://doi.org/10.2214/ajr.156.4.2003446. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/oapubs/67